Public Gets Chance to Earn Block Rewards by Donating Computing Power to Scientific Research
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Blockchain
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Public Gets Chance to Earn Block Rewards by Donating Computing Power to Scientific Research

btcethereumadmin - January 15, 2019

sponsored A startup is vowing to tackle “obscene” levels of energy consumption in crypto mining by enabling users to donate computing power to issues they care about.…

9 Crypto Firms Sue Washington State Utility Over 50 Percent Rate Hike
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9 Crypto Firms Sue Washington State Utility Over 50 Percent Rate Hike

btcethereumadmin - January 14, 2019

A major utility in the U.S. state of Washington, Grant County public utility district, and its commissioners are facing a lawsuit filed by nine cryptocurrency firms. The…

9 Cryptocurrency Firms Sue Washington State Utility Over 50 Percent Rate Hike
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Bitcoin
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9 Cryptocurrency Firms Sue Washington State Utility Over 50 Percent Rate Hike

btcethereumadmin - January 13, 2019

A major utility in the U.S. state of Washington, Grant County public utility district, and its commissioners are facing a lawsuit filed by nine cryptocurrency firms. The…

Government of Abkhazia Cuts Off Power to 15 Cryptocurrency Mining Facilities
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Blockchain
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Government of Abkhazia Cuts Off Power to 15 Cryptocurrency Mining Facilities

btcethereumadmin - January 2, 2019

The government of Abkhazia has cut off power to 15 crypto mining farms due to concerns over electricity consumption. The government of the Republic of Abkhazia has…

Abkhazia Temporarily Shuts Down 15 Mining Farms
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Abkhazia Temporarily Shuts Down 15 Mining Farms

btcethereumadmin - January 1, 2019

Authorities in Abkhazia have cut off 15 mining facilities from the territory’s electrical grid. The short-term measure is meant to alleviate power shortages during the cold winter…

Two Mining Companies Among Georgia’s Major Electricity Consumers
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Two Mining Companies Among Georgia’s Major Electricity Consumers

btcethereumadmin - December 31, 2018

Two companies mining cryptocurrencies have topped a list of the largest consumers of electricity in Georgia. In this crypto-friendly nation, however, that’s not necessarily a sin or…

Suspected Electricity Thief Arrested After Mining $3 Million in Bitcoin, Ether
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Crime
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Suspected Electricity Thief Arrested After Mining $3 Million in Bitcoin, Ether

btcethereumadmin - December 27, 2018

A man in Taiwan has been arrested over claims he mined millions of dollars’-worth of cryptos using stolen power. According to a report from EBC Dongsen News on…

Iranians Still Profiting From Bitcoin Mining Despite Market Crash and US Sanctions
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Bitcoin
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Iranians Still Profiting From Bitcoin Mining Despite Market Crash and US Sanctions

btcethereumadmin - December 19, 2018

Iranians who are turning to Bitcoin mining due to economic difficulties caused by U.S. sanctions still manage to profit due to low electricity prices. Iranians are turning…

Transnistria Welcomes Crypto Miners, Plans to Expand the Industry
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Crypto News
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Transnistria Welcomes Crypto Miners, Plans to Expand the Industry

btcethereumadmin - December 18, 2018

The government of Transnistria has recognized the importance of cryptocurrency mining for the territory’s economy and budget. The unrecognized republic in Eastern Moldova now plans to expand…

Major South Korean City to Build Blockchain-Enabled Virtual Power Plant
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Major South Korean City to Build Blockchain-Enabled Virtual Power Plant

btcethereumadmin - December 10, 2018

South Korea’s government will spend $3.5 million to set up a blockchain-enabled virtual power plant in the city of Busan. South Korea’s government will spend 4 billion…